Oklahoma

Demographic Data

Total state population
3,956,971
Total number of people with disabilities
16.1%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
5.2%
Vision difficulty
3.5%
Cognitive difficulty
6.1%
Ambulatory difficulty
8.9%
Self-care difficulty
2.9%
Independent living difficulty
6.9%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
72.4%
Black or African American
7.3%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
8.0%
Asian
2.3%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
0.1%
Hispanic or Latino
11.1%
Other Race
2.3%
Two or more Races
7.6%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
38.7%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
6.8%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
26.1%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

Ability Resources, Inc.
823 South Detroit Avenue, Suite 110
Tulsa, OK 74120
Phone: 918-592-1235
ED:Carlotta Lawson
Progressive Independence, Inc
121 North Porter
Norman, OK 73071
Phone: 405-321-3203
ED:Jeff Hughes
Sandra Beasley Independent Living Center
705 South Oakwood Road, Suite B-1
Enid, OK 73703
Phone: 580-237-8508
ED:Frieda Kliewer
Oklahomans for Independent Living
601 East Carl Albert Parkway
McAlester, OK 74501
Phone: 918-426-6220
ED:Pamela Pulchny
Green County Independent Living
415 South Dewey Avenue, Suite 202
Bartlesville, OK 74003
Phone: 918-335-1314
ED:Carl Haws
Phone: (405) 521-4984
ED:Ann Trudgeon
Center for Interdisciplinary Learning and Leadership
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
College of Medicine
PO Box 26901, ROB 342
Oklahoma City, OK 73190-3042
Main Phone: 405-271-4500
Toll Free Number: 800-627-6827
Main Fax: 405-271-1459
TTY: 405-271-1464
PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Oklahoma Disability Law Center, Inc.
5600 N. May Ave., Suite 260
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
Phone: (405) 525-7755
Toll Free: (800) 880-7755
FAX: (405) 525-7759
CAP
Client Assistance Program
Office of Disability Concerns
1111 N. Lee Avenue
Suite 500
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Phone: (405) 521-3756
Toll Free: (800) 522-8224
FAX: (405) 522-6695
ED:odc@odc.ok.gov